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Potato print pot plant

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6 last-minute Christmas ideas

Only seven more sleeps to go. Here are some quick and easy last minute gift and decorating ideas for the Christmas season. more

6 last-minute Christmas ideas
 
Square square colour information iconResene Curiosity
is a sweet and sour yellow based green, so fresh it bursts with frivolity.
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Create LeeAnn’s summery boho setting

Whether you call it hippy chic, modern boho, or retro 70s, this look takes the casual appeal of those styles and gives it a sophisticated ... more

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Designers’ go-to neutrals

Whites and neutrals continue to be a popular choice for home renovators, either used as a stand-alone colour or to anchor a scheme of brighter, ... more

Designers’ go-to neutrals

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Discover your style

Are you a Classic Chic, an Industrial Urban, a Traditionalist, a Glamazon, or an Eco Warrior? more

Discover your style
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Square square colour information iconResene Scrumptious
is a frolic of clear magenta pink, irresistible and delicious.
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Square square colour information iconResene Buttercup
is bold yellow orange, like a field of nasturtiums.
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Win: A little luxury

The beautiful Koha shower collection features innovative Methven Satinjet® technology ... more

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Win: All set for summer dining

Give your table setting a treat with these gorgeous bakery ... more

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Win: Cleaning made easy

If you’re all for making chores around the home simpler ... more

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Readers share their tips

Over the years DIYers have kindly sent in lots of tips and ideas to make decorating easier. Here’s a selection for your education… and amusement. more

Readers share their tips

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2 living looks: Sandra and Nicola’s designer ...

We feature two gorgeous living areas which use the same main colour but to quite different effect. more

2 living looks: Sandra and Nicola’s designer spaces

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Wonderful ways with wallpaper

Be inspired by these examples, and let your imagination run wild. more

Wonderful ways with wallpaper

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Living room, 3 ways

Candy hues, industrial chic, and colour block crazy more

Living room, 3 ways

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Ian and Sharon’s sand and sea-toned escape

Faced with rebuilding a broken-down bach at Mangawhai Heads north of Auckland, Ian and Sharon took inspiration from the spectacular view of islands, sea and ... more

Ian and Sharon’s sand and sea-toned escape

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Lolly scramble: using bright colour

It’s the season of unashamedly bright colours. more

Lolly scramble: using bright colour

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Talk to an architect

We've all admired, and perhaps even been moved by great architecture at some stage, whether by one of the grand cathedrals of Europe, or by ... more

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Mark and Andrea's seaside-inspired getaway

A cream interior was not going to cut it for Mark and Andrea, whose newly purchased bach by the seaside left them yearning for more ... more

Mark and Andrea's seaside-inspired getaway

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1 house, 4 ways: exterior

House painting ideas from our Habitat Plus booklet ‘1 look, 4 ways: exterior colour schemes’. more

1 house, 4 ways: exterior

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5 bright and beautiful homewares

Interior designer LeeAnn Yare recommends bright and beautiful objects for the home. more

5 bright and beautiful homewares

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Why use a kitchen designer?

For its size, the kitchen is one of the most complex spaces in the house to design. So a good designer is worth more than ... more

Why use a kitchen designer?

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Ann and Noel mix soft with hard

A careful blend of quiet Resene colours has resulted in a stunning home that responds to its wind-swept Wairarapa setting. more

Ann and Noel mix soft with hard

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Create this sparkling entranceway

Stylist and interior designer LeeAnn Yare creates this stunning entrance foyer using the popular combinations of grey, yellow and orange. more

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Unlikely colour combos

Warm muted colours and saturated pastels are making their mark on homewares and interiors. more

Unlikely colour combos

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Summer loving

We love our outdoor living, that’s for sure. And now that the weather seems to have turned, it’s a good time to check whether your ... more

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Six easy paint ideas

It’s amazing what you can do with a small amount of paint and a bit of inspiration. Take a look at some of these clever ... more

Six easy paint ideas

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Gay and Jon mix old and new

A newly built home was the perfect canvas for a makeover using Resene white, black and grey. more

Gay and Jon mix old and new

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Amanda’s creative cultural fusion

In her just-released book, 'Green Modern', Claire McCall visits houses built for sustainability, including this Coromandel hideaway. more

Amanda’s creative cultural fusion

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Sheer magic: today’s wood stains

Stains now come in a wide range of exciting shades, and are a perfect way to add colour to timber. more

Sheer magic: today’s wood stains

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A splash of citrus

A shot of Resene yellow paint and its close cousin, orange, are creating a splash as accent colours around the home. more

A splash of citrus

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Let nature lead you

Many successful interior colour schemes take nature as their inspiration. more

Let nature lead you

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